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Old 07-15-2014, 11:03 PM   #1941
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Somone needs to pick up this 4R70 out of my drive way.
I'm sure jackedup00 could use an extra one. Bet the kid has a 38 lb right foot.
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Old 07-15-2014, 11:13 PM   #1942
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Old 07-15-2014, 11:38 PM   #1943
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Its forged.
I thought another way to tell was only forged were 8 bolt cranks. Cast was six
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Old 07-15-2014, 11:44 PM   #1944
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I thought another way to tell was only forged were 8 bolt cranks. Cast was six
I think the Romeo engines had the 6bolt forged as well. Not sure.
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Old 07-15-2014, 11:56 PM   #1945
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Well anywho, that's an 8 bolt forged so it's good for like 1200hp
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Old 07-15-2014, 11:58 PM   #1946
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Well anywho, that's an 8 bolt forged so it's good for like 1200hp
He's not gonna break it. No worries Dave
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Old 07-16-2014, 01:19 AM   #1947
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Well i did some more research and there is definetly a cast and forged variant of the 8 bolt crank.

There is some conflicting information out there:

Im still convinced it's cast. Im looking for some concrete evidence before i commit to this crank.

http://www.crownvic.net/ubbthreads/u...Number=2080700
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Well i did some more research and there is definetly a cast and forged variant of the 8 bolt crank. There is some conflicting information out there: Im still convinced it's cast. Im looking for some concrete evidence before i commit to this crank. http://www.crownvic.net/ubbthreads/u...Number=2080700

It's forged bud. Take a pic of the parting lines.
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Well i did some more research and there is definetly a cast and forged variant of the 8 bolt crank.

There is some conflicting information out there:

Im still convinced it's cast. Im looking for some concrete evidence before i commit to this crank.

http://www.crownvic.net/ubbthreads/u...Number=2080700

Ding it with a hammer. Thud means its cast. If it dings = forged.

WF is their forging plant.
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[MENTION=52877]4x4dave[/MENTION]

Look at the part #
5.4 forged steel crank
F75Z-6303-AC
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